Barometers

Illegal in Garbage, Recycling & Drains
Contains Mercury
Hazardous Waste

Never Throw Away

Most antique barometers contain about 4 ounces of mercury that can be released into the environment if disposed of improperly. If your barometer contains mercury, dispose of it with hazardous waste.

Ways to Reuse

antique barometer

Repair Antique Barometers

If you have a broken antique barometer, have it repaired instead of throwing it away. Check out The Barometer Shop, a store specifically dedicated to repairing antique barometers.